• Fine Printed Books and Manuscr auction at Christies

    Sale 2227

    Fine Printed Books and Manuscripts Including Americana

    4 December 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 49

    FAULKNER, William. Light in August. New York: Harrison Smith and Robert Haas, 1932.

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    FAULKNER, William. Light in August. New York: Harrison Smith and Robert Haas, 1932.

    8o. Original coarse-grained gray cloth, stamped in orange on the front cover and in blue and orange on the spine; pictorial dust jacket (a few minor nicks at extremities); with remnants of the very rare plain glassine outer wrappers; cloth slipcase.

    FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING, in the first binding with cloth stamped in orange and blue. Massey 102; Petersen A13a.


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